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Chipko movement was launched for the protection of

A

Wetlands

B

Forests

C

Grasslands

D

Livestock

Answer

Chipko movement was an organized gathering of people against the destruction of forests. It came into action in 1970. The word means 'embrace', as the villagers hugged the trees, and prevented the contractors' from cutting them. Bishnoi community of Rajasthan have always helped in saving nature. The original ’Chipko movement’ was started around 260 years back in Rajasthan by this community only.
So, the correct answer is 'Forests'.

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